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Sawtelle, Sam : Papers, 1967-1981


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Sam Sawtelle became Principle Mechanical Engineer for the City of Boston in 1951. A World War II veteran, SS was president of Esquire Plumbing and Heating Company and active in a number of professional associations. SS was a Trustee of the University of Massachusetts (1978- 80). SS's service to the Dorchester community has included being an active member of the Associate Board of Directors of Carney Hospital, and the Dorchester Allied Veterans Council, and chairing a number of committees and being president of Dorchester United Neighborhoods Association and the Cedar Grove Association. He helped run the celebration of Dorchester's 350th year and a number of Dorchester Days.

Scope and Content

These papers include correspondence, proposals, newsletters, publications and other records that document the concerns and activities of SS and the organizations in which he has been involved. There are also some personal papers.